We believe that doing good shouldn’t come at a cost. That’s why, starting a crowdfunding fundraiser on Impact Guru is completely FREE!
What we offer
- Competitive fees to maximize social impact
- No penalties for missing goal
- Lowest Platform Fees
- No setup or hidden costs
- Indian, US, UK tax benefits**
- Complete transparency
5%+ Transaction Fees*
6%+ Transaction Fees*
|Start a fundraiser||Free||Free|
|Sign up volunteers||Free||Free|
|Penalties for missing goal||Free||Free|
|All major payment options|
|Complete social media integration|
|Fundraiser consulting / support|
|Offer rewards to contributors|
|Embed on your blog / site|
*Platform Fees + Transaction Fees or Rs. 2000, whichever is greater.
**NGOs opting to give tax benefits to their UK/US donors will be charged GlobalGiving fee of 15%.
An international wire fee US$ 40 per remittance will apply per fundraiser if foreign currency has been collected. GST (if applicable) will be charged on aggregate transaction and platform fees.
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Frequently Asked Questions
What is Impact Guru?We are an online fundraising platform that empowers people, like you, to give to non-profits, individual causes, social enterprises, and start-ups. Our crowdfunding platform allows you to easily raise money online from individuals and organizations that share your passion, each making small donations that add up to a lot, in turn addressing critical social challenges in India.
What are Impact Guru’s fees and pricing?Creating a fundraiser on our platform is absolutely free! Once you’ve raised money, our platform fees + transaction fees amount to up to 8% - 9% of the funds raised or Rs. 2000, whichever is higher. GST is applicable separately.
What is Crowdfunding?Crowdfunding is the practice of funding a social cause or project or venture by raising monetary contributions from a large number of people, typically via the Internet.
Can I still use Impact Guru if I have a fundraiser running on another platform?Yes, there is no problem in staring a fundraiser on Impact Guru if you already have a fundraiser running on other platforms
How does Impact Guru work?Impact Guru aims to make the fundraising process fast, easy, cost-effective and fun. You can create a fundraiser for free on our platform, spread the word amongst friends, family and your social media network to help/donate and get around 90% of the funds collected directly transferred to you within two weeks after the end of your fundraiser. Of course, we help you each step of the way.
Why does Impact Guru charge a fundraising fee / cost?Impact Guru is a social enterprise, with a primary vision to crowdfund better lives by raising funds. Our fee allows us to cover a fraction of our total costs. Just to give you an idea, facilitating payments requires payment processing fees, bank charges, GST, currency fees, and website development costs that together add up to more than 5% per transaction.